Catalog Number: 4349
Chemical Name: 2-Methyl-4-(4-methyl-1-piperazinyl)-10H-thieno[2,3-b][1,5]benzodiazepine
Biological Activity
Antagonist of 5-HT2A and dopamine D2 receptors (Ki values are 4 and 11 nM respectively). Also displays affinity for a range of other receptors including D1 and D4, 5-HT2C, α1, H1 and M1-4 receptors (Ki values range between 1.9 and 31 nM). Atypical antipsychotic. Displays anticholinergic properties.
Technical Data
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    Soluble to 100 mM in DMSO and to 100 mM in 1eq. HCl
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    Store at +4°C
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Background References
  1. The behavioral pharmacology of olanzapine, a novel "atypical" antipsychotic agent.
    Moore et al.
    J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther., 1992;262:545
  2. Radioreceptor binding profile of the atypical antipsychotic olanzapine.
    Bymaster et al.
    Neuropsychopharmacology, 1996;14:87
  3. Olanzapine: preclinical and clinical profiles of a novel antipsychotic agent.
    Tollefson and Taylor
    CNS Drug Reviews, 2000;6:303

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  1. Lateral diffusion of Gαs in the plasma membrane is decreased after chronic but not acute antidepressant treatment: role of lipid raft and non-raft membrane microdomains.
    Authors: Czysz Et al.
    Nat Methods
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